Canadian Provost Corps Contingent
Joint C Pro C/RCMP Ceremonial Parade On Parliament Hill
21 September 1957
The formal inspection party consisting of: (l-r) Lt General HD Graham, Army HQ, Colonel / Commissioner LH Nicholson,
RCMP, Supt JB Harris, (RCMP Parade Commander) Honourable Davie Fulton, Minister Of Justice, Maj Eric Hills,
(C Pro C Parade Commander) and the Minister Of National Defence, Honourable (Maj General) George Pearkes, VC.
shown inspecting the Provost Corps contingent on parade. Former member of the C Pro C, Vern Arndt recognized two
of the members in the ranks; namely: 2nd from right, Pte Kendall and 3rd from the right is Sgt Winston Tourangeau. Vern
stated that he accompanied the Provost contingent to Ottawa as a spare, but was not utilized on parade due to being too
short, stipulating that most on parade were all six foot tall or more. Click here to email the
Web Master if you recognize any of the members in the ranks.
Source: Official RCMP photo provided by former RCMP Corps Sgt-Maj (retired) H. M. (Mel) Gilbey.